Category Archives: Kingdom of God

How does God give the Holy Spirit to those who Ask?

I’ve been spending time with Luke’s Gospel for a while now.  This morning I read the following and wanted to move on, but a question kept challenging me.  How does God give the Holy Spirit to those who ask? 11 “Which … Continue reading

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Definitions of the Gospel by Trevin Wax

For several years Trevin Wax says that he has been collecting definitions of the “gospel.”  He has managed to collect over 60 such.  But he then gives his take: The Gospel Proper (The Announcement) The gospel is the royal announcement … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day

“The kingdom of God is not a purely spiritual reality–a reign of God in one’s heart.  The coming of the kingdom of God in the world has political implications.”  —Joel Willitts

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Quote of the Day: Tony Evans on Destiny

“Your destiny is the customized life calling God has ordained and equipped you to accomplish in order to bring Him the greatest glory and achieve the maximum expansion of His kingdom.”  –Tony Evans

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The Mission of the Church

The following is taken from The Drama of Scripture by Craig G. Bartholomew and Michael W. Goheen.  It think it captures the matter quite well: “The goal of God’s redemptive work is to restore his creation from the effects of … Continue reading

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